1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    Not a member yet? join BYC here & then introduce yourself in our community forum here.

At what age can I introduce treats?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by LittleHouseDreams, Sep 6, 2008.

  1. LittleHouseDreams

    LittleHouseDreams In the Brooder

    73
    1
    39
    Aug 21, 2008
    Ohio
    Hello,

    My BO's are 3 wks old now and I'd love to give them treats but I don't know if it is too soon. Also, when I can give them treats is that the time to offer grit. Right now they are on chick chow but I'm anxious to share some of my gardens bounty.

    Thanks,

    Noelle
     
  2. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

    6,396
    18
    263
    Apr 20, 2008
    Birnamwood, Wisconsin
    3 weeks is fine...just a little tho at a time. There is a little grit in the chick food but I still offered a little to mine in case. They will eat it if they need it. Won't hurt them. They eat it when mommy is taking care of them.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: